California Inmate Search

Records of inmates serving their sentence in California state prisons are maintained by California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). The DOC maintains a centralized inmate database which one can easily search(refer the guide below). However, county jails, police jails, city jails in California maintains the inmate recordsindividually and one need to refer their websites for details. Read the instructions below to lookup inmate information across all prison types.

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California inmate search

DOC manages and operates all the state prison in California

To search for an inmate in DOC follow the steps given below:

  1. Navigate to DOC inmate search page - Link
  2. Enter inmate name, id, age, gender and date of birth in the required fields
  3. Click on “Submit” button

On the next page, you can see the list of all inmates matching the criteria.

AuthorityCalifornia Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR)
Inmate Search//
Address1515 S St, Sacramento, CA 95811, United States
Phone+1 916-445-4950

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Jails and prisons in California

There are 852 jails and prisons in California

Sacramento County - Work Release Division

700 North 5th Street, Sacramento, CA, 95814 916-874-1402

Hermosa Beach Jail

540 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA, 90254-3893 310-318-0360

Gustine Detention

682 3rd Avenue, Gustine, CA, 95322 209-854-1010

LAPD - Hollywood Area Los Angeles Jail

1358 North Wilcox, Los Angeles, CA, 90028 213-972-2975

Tulare County Probation Youth Facility

11150 Avenue 368, Visalia, CA, 93291 559-740-4475

Half Moon Bay Detention

537 Kelly Avenue, Half Moon Bay, CA, 94019 650-726-8288

Huntington Beach Jail

2000 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA, 92648 714-960-8811

Tulare County Youth Treatment Center Unit

11150 Avenue 368, Visalia, CA, 93291 559-740-4475

Hanford Jail

425 North Irwin Street, Hanford, CA, 93230 559-585-2535, 559-585-4731

Huntington Park Community Jail

6542 Miles Avenue, Huntington Park, CA, 90255 323-826-6622, 323-584-6254
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